You can configure up to four receivers to receive SNMP traps from vCenter Server. For each receiver, specify a host name, port, and community.

Required privilege: Global.Settings

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In the vSphere Web Client, navigate to the vCenter Server instance.

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Select the Manage tab.

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Under Settings, select General.

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Click Edit.

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Select SNMP receivers.

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In Receiver URL, type the host name or IP address of the SNMP receiver.

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Select the Enabled check box next to Enable receiver.

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In Receiver port, type the port number of the receiver.

The port number must be a value between 1 and 65535.

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In Community string, type the community identifier.

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Click OK.